Katja Richter in the scientific committee of the EUCHIS conference 2023
We are very pleased to announce that Katja Richter, CEO of Heppe Medical Chitosan GmbH, has been appointed to the scientific committee of EUCHIS 2023. EUCHIS 2023, the International Conference of the European Chitin Society (EUCHIS 2023) and the 15th International Conference on Chitin and Chitosan (15th ICCC) will be held in Siglufjörður, Iceland, from September 11-14, 2023.
The scientific committee of EUCHIS 2023 consists of a total of 16 international scientists. Katja Richter has a special position in this context, as she is the only representative from the private sector and does not work at a university.
In addition to the scientific committee, further information about EUCHIS 2023 has also been announced. The core topics of the conference are:
- Chitin and chitosan to improve health and well-being
- Chitin and chitosan to support circular economy and climate change action
- Chitin and chitosan in the natural environment
EUCHIS 2023 is open to abstracts covering the spectrum of chitin and chitosan research, including (but not limited to) research on chitin and chitosan production and modification, technological applications, nanotechnology, industrial, food, agricultural, biomedical, and other novel applications. Deadlines for abstract submission will be announced soon on the EUCHIS 2023 website.
Registration for the conference is currently already open. The respective deadlines and prices can be found at the following link.
We are very happy to be represented at EUCHIS 2023. Would you like to meet us there? To arrange appointments with Mrs. Richter, feel free to contact us at